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" ... Nations as a science ; but they severely condemn the latter people, too, for " their cunning interpretation of treaties, their continual violation of justice, and their cruel rules of war." The causes of this error are not far to seek. The modern... "
Venice on Foot: With the Itinerary of the Grand Canal and Several Direct ... - Page 56
by Hugh A. Douglas - 1907 - 422 pages
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House architecture

John James Stevenson - 1880
...architect. Newark Castle, on the Clyde, near Port Glasgow, is a fair example of the style. It dates probably from the end of the sixteenth or beginning of the seventeenth century, as the initials of the laird who held it at that time are introduced into its architecture. The round...
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 43

Great Britain - 1883
...of this error are not far to seek. The modern development of International Law may be said to date from the end of the sixteenth or beginning of the seventeenth century, its foundations having been laid in the works of Suarez, Albericus Gentilis, and Grotius. It was an...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 160

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1884
...of this error are not far to seek. The modern development of international law may be said to date from the end of the sixteenth or beginning of the seventeenth century, its foundation having been laid in the works of Suarez, Albericus Gentilis, and Grotius. It was an...
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The Library of Robert Hoe: A Contribution to the History of Bibliophilism in ...

Robert Hoe, Oscar Albert Bierstadt - Rare books - 1895 - 224 pages
...with scriptural subjects after the manner of the Italian niello work, the binding dating evidently from the end of the sixteenth or beginning of the seventeenth century. At some time this book appears to have migrated to Italy, whence Mr. FS Ellis took it to London, and...
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Italian Painters: The Borghese and Doria-Pamfili Galleries in Rome

Giovanni Morelli - Painters - 1900
...to most of the pictures in these collections, as well as in all the public galleries of Italy, date from the end of the sixteenth or beginning of the seventeenth century from a period, therefore, when art-criticism was, as a rule, the province of a few academicians...
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The Studio, Volume 36

Art, Decorative - 1906
...Dalmatian peasant lace. It is part of an altar-cloth from the Church of St. Eustachius, in Dobrota, and dates from the end of the sixteenth or beginning of the seventeenth century. The same general pattern is still made by the peasants for their own wear. If examined closely, one...
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The Rough Guide to Sardinia

Robert Andrews - Travel - 2004 - 396 pages
...the distinctive red stone, and marked out by its pillared portico, the dwelling is thought to date from the end of the sixteenth or beginning of the seventeenth century, and to have been built for a noble Catalan family. Until 1998, the building housed the local library,...
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Caravaggio: The Art of Realism

John Varriano - Art - 2010
...been removed to reveal an embroidered chemise undergarment. At least two comparable dresses dating from the end of the sixteenth or beginning of the seventeenth century have been preserved in museums in Pisa and Boston, while a virtually identical piece of damask is in...
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